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Ladies Day at Salon Privé.

Boodles Ladies Day 5th September 2013

Salon Privé is only a week away and Thursday 5th September is Boodles Ladies Day. Glamorous TV motoring journalists Amanda Stretton and Rebecca Jackson, and Daily Mirror Fashion & Beauty Director Amber Graafland, are confirmed as this year’s Boodles Ladies’ Day judges.

Ladies Day at Salon Privé is sponsored by Boodles the UK’s leading retailer of fine, bespoke diamond jewellery. Boodles are renowned for magnificent diamonds and understated English charm and will showcase new pieces from its Thrillant, Maymay and Ashoka collections at Salon Privé 2013. Dress code for Ladies day is ‘Dress to Impress’ with the prestigious panel of judges selecting a short-list of ten best-dressed ladies through the course of the day.  The ‘Best-Dressed Lady’ prize is an exquisite diamond pendant from the Boodles rose gold Blossom Pave range which will be presented to the lady judged to be ‘most stylish at Salon Privé’ by the panel.

The judging panel will include Amanda Stretton who is a racing driver and motoring journalist. Amanda has appeared on several ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, Sky 1 and Discovery Channel car, motorsport and travel shows.  She is also a freelance writer contributing to several national and motoring titles and an occasional fashion model. Fellow judge is Rebecca Jackson a racing driver in the BRSCC Porsche Championship and presents ‘I Want That Car’ on ITV4.  She is also a regular motoring contributor to the Sunday Times and Sun newspapers and has recently embarked on her own motor racing venture, Project Le Man.

Completing the judge panel line-up is Amber Graafland the Fashion & Beauty Director at the Daily Mirror. Amber writes her own weekly celebrity style column for the newspaper.  She also styles fashion shoots and comments on all areas of fashion from celebrity looks to catwalk trends. Her professional eye for dress and fashion will be pivotal in the Boodles Ladies’ Day judging.

Salon Privé 2013 has more than ever to offer, with the Chubb Insurance Concours d’Elégance, The Royal College of Art ‘Concours of the Future’ design exhibition,  Audemars Piguet British Super Car Day, EFG Private Bank Art & Memorabilia Fair, Luxury Retail Village and much more open to all guests from the 4th – 6th September at Syon Park.

Tickets can be purchased at or by calling the Ticket Hotline on 0808 100 2205.  Entry is fully inclusive of Pommery champagne, lobster luncheon, English afternoon tea and full access to all areas.